COVID-19 infections within prisons exceed 900

COVID-19 infections within prisons exceed 900

November 28, 2020   09:37 pm


The number of COVID-19 infected persons identified within prisons has exceeded 900, say Commissioner-General of Prisons Thushara Upuldeniya.

Reportedly, 87 new infections have been identified within the sub-cluster.

Accordingly, a total of 908 COVID-19 infections have been identified so far.

Among the infected individuals are 52 prison officials.

However, 113 detainees and 04 officers have already recovered from the virus, the Commissioner-General added.

Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.

Most Viewed Video Stories